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Announcement of ANSI Procedural Revisions for Comment


New York, Sep 22, 2006

ANSI announces the following procedural changes for public review and comment:

ExSC 6658— Proposed Revision to the ANSI Patent Policy
The proposed revisions to the ANSI Patent Policy represent the consensus of the Patent Group (and the Policy Committee to which it reports, the Intellectual Property Rights Policy Committee) on the highlighted clarifications to the current Patent Policy as contained in the ANSI Essential Requirements. Additional issues are under consideration by the Patent Group on an ongoing basis and further discussions of such issues may result in additional changes to the Patent Policy in the future.

The text of the proposed revisions can be found in the October 23, 2006, Public Review Comment Deadline folder on ANSI Online.

Comments with regard to these proposed revisions should be submitted by October 23, 2006, to psa@ansi.org or via fax (212.840.2298) to the Recording Secretary of the ANSI Executive Standards Council (ExSC). Mailed comments should be sent to ANSI, ExSC Recording Secretary, 25 West 43rd Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10036.

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